barge course


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barge course

[′bärj ‚kȯrs]
(building construction)
The coping of a wall, formed by a course of bricks set on edge.
In a tiled roof, the part of the tiling which projects beyond the principal rafters where there is a gable.

barge course

1. The coping of a wall, formed by a course of bricks set on edge.
2. In a tiled roof, the part of the tiling which projects beyond the principal rafters (bargeboards) where there is a gable.